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Felice Shapiro in the mountains

On A “Pure Hell” aka Purell Mission

Flying into Miami International from Colorado, felt like stepping out of the countryside into Calcutta. And with that anxiety about Miami International airport being filled with a random sea of humanity I reached for my Purell bottle for small comfort and discovered it missing. This was so not ok. "No Purell, no re-entry," I thought. So I headed out on a mission to find more....
Felice meditating in middle of road

Last Days Of 2019: Who’s Tense Now?

But the truth is I DON'T WANT TO numb and escape from some real truths that have exploded in 2019: the planet, the rising tides, the fires in LA and the politics that is tearing apart this country and the homeless crisis. As a jewish woman, I cannot escape the rise in antisemitism. I cannot escape my responsibility of being a 50-something who has contributed to the issues that our children are now facing and the acknowledgment that we are leaving a legacy that is messy. There is no escaping. ...